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Get your drink on: Stay hydrated in the heat!

Published: July 18th, 2016

Going overboard on drinking water is a lot harder to do than accidentally depriving yourself — so drink up, and your body will thank you.

FL DEPT. OF HEALTH: Zika Virus

Published: July 8th, 2016

In an effort to keep Florida residents and visitors safe and aware about the status of the Zika virus, the department will continue to issue a Zika virus update each week day at 2 p.m. Updates will include a CDC-confirmed Zika case count by county and information to better keep Floridians prepared.

UF FACULTY UPDATE 6/29/16: Eight Faculty Members Receive the SEC Faculty Travel Grants for 2016-17

Published: June 29th, 2016

SHCC Drs. Jay Clugston and Katie Edenfield will travel to another SEC campus to exchange ideas, develop grant proposals and conduct research.

The POST 6/28/16: Give it a rest: Delayed concussion reporting may sideline college athletes for several more days

Published: June 28th, 2016

A football player in the heat of the game may want to jump right back into the fray after a possible concussion, but the player’s recovery may be better if the coaches sideline their eager athlete.

Know your status: Take the test, take control!

Published: June 27th, 2016

Anyone can be susceptible to becoming infected with HIV. The only way to be sure of your status is through regular testing.

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Men’s Health Month: Preventing top threats

Published: June 1st, 2016

Do you know the greatest threats to men’s health? The list is surprisingly short — and prevention pays off.

GAINESVILLE SUN 5/22/16: UF study: Playing with concussion backfires

Published: May 23rd, 2016

A new University of Florida study says trying to play through concussion symptoms backfires for college athletes.

UF HEALTH NEWS 5/9/16: Delayed concussion reporting may sideline college athletes for several more days

Published: May 10th, 2016

Athletes who wait to report a concussion may experience longer recovery times, say University of Florida researchers who found that college players who delayed treatment or removal from play missed an average of five more days of play than athletes who immediately reported concussion symptoms.

REUTERS 5/5/16: Staying in the game after concussion tied to longer recovery

Published: May 5th, 2016

“Our findings indicate that immediately engaging your medical staff if you suspect you have sustained a concussion will give you the best chance to return to your sport more quickly.” ~Breton Asken, MS, ATC, UF Sports Concussion Center, a division of the SHCC

HST Pam Holt wins University-level Superior Accomplishment Award

Published: April 15th, 2016

Among her many accomplishments, Pam recently started a care package program for hungry students.